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Old 04-17-2013, 08:35 PM   #61
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Just got another jeeper addicted to caching

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Old 04-18-2013, 05:43 PM   #62
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I need to find some. Found 1 so far then got busy. I think I need to create one on the trail.

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Old 04-18-2013, 07:03 PM   #63
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Ya there is alot that do
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Old 07-28-2013, 07:23 PM   #64
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Well today I didn't use the Jeep for Geocaching. My son and I used our jet ski. We found a few hidden on the islands in Lake Gaston NC. Great day!!!
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Old 07-28-2013, 08:17 PM   #65
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Well today I didn't use the Jeep for Geocaching. My son and I used our jet ski. We found a few hidden on the islands in Lake Gaston NC. Great day!!!
Ok... That's pretty awesome!
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Old 07-29-2013, 01:30 PM   #66
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This thread has gotten me addicted to it now there are alot around my house and work. Im excited to get off work now!
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Old 07-29-2013, 08:07 PM   #67
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'Nuff said. Been caching for about 2 years.
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Old 10-03-2013, 04:41 PM   #68
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wow just went and looked at the app... $10 on Android


I'll stick to writing down coordinates and printing out maps lol


I did look on the webpage again and I saw that there are icons beside it that indicate what's in the cache!
For Android Phones you can download "C:Geo" as that is a free app and comparable , if not better than the official $10 app. Iphone people are out of luck

A buddy of mine got me into Geocaching earlier this year when he came to visit from Arizona. I was AMAZED at how many caches are around me. There is even one hidden in some off road trails about 2 minutes from my house that I never knew existed. Great excuse to take my new jeep on the trails,lol.

Anyway's , I really like geocaching and as a newbie to geocaching I found it pretty cool the way some are hidden , for example I was looking for one in a parking lot and my phone kept bringing me to some tree's and a lightpost in a parking lot. The geocache was actually a magnetic square cover that looked like it was screwed into the lightpost to access the inside wiring,lol. It took me about 20 minutes to figure it out because I kept looking in the tree's.
It seems wherever I go if I open the app there is something hidden somewhere close to wherever I may be,very cool. I did finally hide one myself this year while kayaking and I placed it under a bridge. Only way to get that one is to be in a kayak or canoe,lol. Someone found it and logged it the very next day. My username is Drown021 on geocaching.com also.

If you haven't tried it , I recommend it.
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Old 10-11-2013, 10:58 AM   #69
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What's a good site for geocaching?

geocaching.com is the best world-wide site I think, but I wouldn't doubt if there are more localized sites for different regions since the hobby has grown so much.
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Old 10-11-2013, 02:40 PM   #70
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I have always wanted to get involved with this. Gravity holds you down not back, maybe I should try it out!
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Old 02-06-2014, 03:00 PM   #71
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After having ran every trail and beach for 300 miles in every direction, I now mainly use my Jeep to geocache. Any geocachers out there?

BaytownBert 2537 finds 166 hides
Great hobby. Recently started with kids. We go by TeamDoo out of Toronto area. We have found caches in Cuba and Mexico as well as have TB's in Europe now. Labeled my Jeep GeoJeep and placed a TB sticker on it!

Sadly traded the Wrangler for a Compass so not trails for us.

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